Found on an electricians resume: “Single-handedly managed the successful upgrade and deployment of new environmental illumination system with zero cost overruns and zero safety incidents” **photo credit to MoDOT Photos
Today I interviewed a girl who wanted to learn a trade and be just like April Wilkerson. Check out her channel. She’s pretty badass!
Hammer time from r/Perfectfit
Cutting high voltage power line from gifs
Efficient Road Construction
**credit to reddit user sitebegginer
He is four years old and he is bugging his Mother? So she said, “Jimmy, why don’t you go across the street and watch the builders work, maybe you’ll learn something.” Jimmy was gone about 2 hrs. When he came home his mother asked him what he learned. Jimmy replied, “Well first you put the […]
Check out the thread on the youtube channel. Great discussion, I think. Zachary: How much do these fast bricklayers cost per hour? $18? $20? $22? So let’s say this machine costs $1,000,000 for a 30 year life cycle. This would be paid back in less than 27 years, assuming you’re only getting equal work per year, […]
Please do not apply if you oversleep, have court often, do not have a babysitter every day, have to get rides to work later than our work day begins, experience flat tires every week, have to hold on to a cell phone all day, or will become an expert at your job with no need […]
During the Great Depression, millions of people were out of work across the United States. Unable to find another job locally, many unemployed people hit the road, traveling from place to place, hoping to find some work. A few of these people had cars, but most hitchhiked or “rode the rails”. A large portion of […]
Sissy roofers are like the harpooners of Moby Dick,
Except they would never wish to harpoon a whale these days.
They would rather ride whales, in the sea and on the land.
Early in the morn, When the dew and the frost still linger in the air, We are up with hammer and tools in hand, To form and shape what we will from hill and land. We are the builders, The makers, The trenchers and roofers, Men and women who strike the forms and cap the […]